Since 1962, Georgia Northwestern Technical College has been instrumental in providing quality workforce education to the citizens of Northwest Georgia. The mission of Georgia Northwestern Technical College is to provide accessible, high quality technical education and workforce development opportunities. Georgia Northwestern offers certificates, degrees, and diplomas with concentrations in the areas of business, health, industrial, and public service technologies. Approximately 16,000 people benefit from GNTC’s credit and noncredit programs each year. With an annual credit enrollment of 8,565 students, GNTC is the largest college in Northwest Georgia and the fifth-largest technical college in the state. GNTC has an additional enrollment of 7,438 people through adult education, continuing education, business and industry training, and Georgia Quick Start, which provides customized workforce training for business and industry.